Apotheosis Drive X: A Fate-Powered Mecha RPG

A project in Anaheim, CA by David A Hill Jr

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In 2400 AD, World War 5 looms. Giant robots turn the tides of combat. When do the machines stop serving us, and when do we serve them?
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Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $21,603 of $5,000
Dates: Mar 22nd -> Apr 21st (31 days)
Project By: David A Hill Jr
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Setting Anthology: Note for Posterity

April 21st - via: kickstarter.com
If you're backing at the PDF level, $10, you get the core #ADX book. $20 gets you the setting anthology (tentatively called the New Titan Report Anthology). So, if you want all eighty five million settings we're doing (read: like 9~), you'll want to... (Read More)

T-Shirts: By Request

April 21st - via: kickstarter.com
I had a couple of people ask for a t-shirt add-on to get some potential boosts and maybe bring us over that threshold.  So here it is. I'm adding the option. And I'll explain it in a little depth.  T-shirts will be a $30 add-on. I'll provide... (Read More)


April 20th - via: kickstarter.com
I am looking to do a 'wrap party' Google Hangout, probably starting around 6pm PST, and going until the Kickstarter closes, around 8 PST. If anyone's interested, I'd love to have you (mostly so I'm not sitting there by myself looking like a fool). ... (Read More)

New Titan Report 20042012 - 34 HOURS AND COUNTING

April 20th - via: kickstarter.com
We're settling into our last stretch. 34 hours and counting. Every second matters.  We're at $16,671. We're less than $1,000 to Bruce Baugh's Wine-Dark Sea. It's a bit lofty, but not beyond reason to hit a full $3,369. That would deliver Tracy... (Read More)

Pitch: Free-To-Everyone Expansion at $15,500

April 17th - via: kickstarter.com
This is from Filamena:  Here’s the deal. We’re at 14,000. At 15,000, you get both David’s tribute to Bubblegum Crisis and Dragon Trinity Crash. Which is awesome and we can totally get there. For serious, we can.  Here’s my thing, I have a... (Read More)


April 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We're sitting at $13,589 as I type this. We had a great day yesterday. If we can keep this momentum going, we might not just hit the $15,000 goal, we might be able to squeeze in another setting.  Here's a few bits on the expansions:  Princess... (Read More)


April 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Here's another update. It's the faction spread for the Stratos Commonwealth, featuring art by Jenna Fowler and Arthur Asa.  You can read it here.   (Read More)

New Titan Report 15042012 - VIMANAKATHA LAUNCHES!

April 15th - via: kickstarter.com
So, yesterday we hit Vimanakatha's funding goal! I wanted to share with you the new and final version of the logo, and a sketch from Sandy Jacobs. You'll see those at the bottom of the page.  Right now, we're at $12,783. A mere $2,217 to our next... (Read More)

New Titan Report 12042012 - THE PEOPLES COLLECTIVE

April 13th - via: kickstarter.com
I was going to talk a bit about the People's Collective. But instead, I figured I'd just show you their splat section of the book.  Here's the four page People's Collective spread. The second page art (by Jenna Fowler) isn't finished yet. But you... (Read More)

New Titan Report 11042012 - GOING BIG

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
I don't have much in the way of sample content right now. Back in that "nonsexy development" phase of things. I had a computer issue, I have to ship my PC to Asus to have it fixed. In the mean time, I have limited access to InDesign. And for me,... (Read More)

New Titan Report 09042012 - THE STRATOS COMMONWEALTH

April 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! It's been a few days. Sorry, I had some personal issues to deal with, and I needed to be away from internets for a bit. But we're back and making awesome things. The Stratos Commonwealth The Stratos Commonwealth used to be called the... (Read More)

New Titan Report 04042012 - FATE POINTS

April 5th - via: kickstarter.com
No book content to show off today. I've been doing light work, but nothing too flashy. Basically, I'm penning the rules introduction section. It's possibly the least sexy part of a game book. So instead of sharing more book content with you today, I... (Read More)

New Titan Report 03042012 - ART AND BACKER REWARDS

April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone!  ArtFirst off, I wanted to show off the final version of one of the Princess Drive art pieces. Holy crap, right? I love it. Backer RewardsSo I've been talking to some folks about backer rewards. I've decided to do a couple of things:... (Read More)

New Titan Report 01042012 - THE OYA FACTION

April 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! I have a four page sample for your perusal. This is the faction intro for the People of Oya faction. I provided the basic history; this is that information through the Oya's perspective. Mind you, this doesn't talk much about their Oya... (Read More)

New Titan Report 31032012 - GENERAL CLASS FIGHTERS

March 31st - via: kickstarter.com
We're currently just leaning over the $8,000 level. Still a bit to go before Guardians of Steel, but it's completely reasonable that we could hit it within a few days. I've got a couple of text previews coming up for you from Princess Drive and... (Read More)

New Titan Report 29032012 - PRINCESS DRIVE LAUNCHED!

March 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Good news, everyone! As of this post, we're at $7,527. That means a few things. Princess Drive is launched! We're moving full steam, I'll try to get a nice preview ready in the next couple of days, using Topher's draft and Claudia's sketches.... (Read More)

New Titan Report 28032012B - INTRODUCTION SAMPLE

March 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Earlier, I said I'd be posting a sample of the Introduction chapter? Well, here it is. Pages 1-7. There's a missing art piece there. Here's pages 1-7, for your perusal. A couple of people have asked for higher level backer rewards. I'm thinking on... (Read More)

New Titan Report 28032012 - MOAR PRINCESSES

March 28th - via: kickstarter.com
I'm thinking later today, I'll be posting a preview PDF from the opening chapter that gives the setting basics. It's like an extended, cleaned up version of the setting primer from the playtest document. My last few days have been very busy, but full... (Read More)

New Titan Report 27032012 - PRINCESS DRIVE UPDATES

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
We're past the initial rush, so things slowed a bit. That's the way it always goes with a Kickstarter. Of course, that means we have to make sure we maintain momentum. Any outreach you can give is appreciated. We're at $5,974. Last time I updated, I... (Read More)

New Titan Report 25032012B - PRINCESS DRIVE

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
I said Princess Drive is the first expansion, right? It is in fact. Once we hit $7,500, Princess Drive is go. Topher's already putting some work into it, so I wanted to share some of that with you. Also? I added the order of the first few stretch... (Read More)

New Titan Report 25032012 - NUMBERWANG

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
And that's numberwang! We're funded. I'm not fully awake, just getting Tina ready for school. So it'll be just a little bit now. Who the fuck am I kidding? First stretch goal, at $7,500: +Topher Gerkey is going to grace us with Apotheosis of the... (Read More)

New Titan Report 24032012 - THE PROCESS

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
I've had a few people asking about detailed schedules and processes, wondering how exactly we're planning to get everything in order and out the door. In the sake of transparency, I want to talk a little bit about that. But first, another piece of... (Read More)

Laid Out Cold

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We're doing great, everyone. $3,413! We're just over $1,500 away from our initial goal. At which time, we can start talking expansions. I've talked with a couple of the writers about getting their material ready, and I've talked with a few artists... (Read More)

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